Bring on the dogs
The Grand Traverse Kennel Club's Cherry Capital Classic All-Breed Dog Show and Obedience Trials are today through Sunday, June 15-17, at the Northwestern Michigan Fairgrounds, Blair Townhall Road; 929-4213.
Farmers Market on the Mountain opens for the season today and runs Fridays, 3-6 p.m., at the base of Crystal Mountain's new Loki Quad chairlift; www.crystalmountain.com.
Parade of Homes
The annual Parade of Homes kicks off Saturday, June 16, and runs through June 24; www.hbagta.com.
Saturday, June 16, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., is Free Fishing Day at Northwestern Michigan College's Great Lakes Campus for all children accompanied by an adult. Gear will be provided or bring your own; 932-4526.
The Grow Benzie Farmers Market opens for the season Monday, June 18, 3-7 p.m., 5885 M-115, Benzonia, and runs through mid-September; 882-9510, www.growbenzie.org.
"Dollar-A-Day Boys: A Musical Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps" will be performed Thursday, June 21, 7 p.m., at the Elk Rapids Area Historical Society, 301 Traverse St.; www.elkrapidshistory.org.
There's a Railroad Point Summer Solstice Hike Wednesday, June 20, 6:30 p.m.; www.gtrlc.org, 929-7911.
A free screening of "Lost in Woonsocket" will be shown Tuesday, June 19, at the State Theatre, 233 E. Front St., with a reception at Horizon Books following; www.addictiontreatmentservices.org, 922-4810.
BBQ and brew
The Glen Arbor BBQ and Brew Festival is Saturday, June 16, noon- 6 p.m., at the corner of M-22 and Lake Street; www.visitglenarbor.com.
Fife Lake market
Fife Lake's Farmers Market is Saturdays, through Oct. 14, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., in the village green.
A worship service for motorcyclists, Jesus King of Kings Bikers Church, is Sunday, June 17, 11:30 a.m., at the Alba Sportsman's Club on Alba Highway; 584-3599.
The Kingsley Friends of the Library will hold a plant sale today and Saturday, June 15 and 16, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., at the corner of M-113 and Elm Street.
Spirit of the Woods
The Spirit of the Woods Folk Festival is Saturday, June 16, at the Park in Bethren; www.spiritofthewoods.org.
The St. Mary's of Hannah Parish Chicken Dinner is Sunday, June 17, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 2912 W. M-113, Kingsley.